The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Operations Engineer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Infrastructure Operations Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Operations Engineer
Rank 889 865 899
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +34
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Operations Engineer 12 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.010% 0.005% 0.001%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.011% 0.005% 0.001%
Number of salaries quoted 11 5 0
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £31,000 £40,000 -
% change year-on-year
-22.50% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
110597 101053 111513
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.41% 94.24% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 89479 83749 95349
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,350 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Infrastructure Operations Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Infrastructure Operations Engineer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Infrastructure Operations Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Infrastructure Operations Engineer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Infrastructure Operations Engineer within the UK.

Infrastructure Operations Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

Infrastructure Operations Engineer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Infrastructure Operations Engineer over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 within the UK.

Infrastructure Operations Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Infrastructure Operations Engineer
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Operations Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 21 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -17 12 £39,000 -2.50%
London - 8 £39,000 -
West Yorkshire - 4 £31,000 -
Yorkshire - 4 £31,000 -
Leeds - 4 £31,000 -
City of London - 1 £52,500 -

Infrastructure Operations Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Infrastructure Operations Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Infrastructure Operations Engineer in their job title.

1 18 (69.23%) CCNA
1 18 (69.23%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (57.69%) Windows
3 14 (53.85%) ITIL
3 14 (53.85%) Microsoft
4 13 (50.00%) MCP
5 12 (46.15%) Cisco
6 11 (42.31%) Linux
7 10 (38.46%) MCSE
7 10 (38.46%) CCNP
7 10 (38.46%) Microsoft Certification
7 10 (38.46%) VMware
8 9 (34.62%) TCP/IP
8 9 (34.62%) Degree
8 9 (34.62%) PowerShell
9 8 (30.77%) VBScript
9 8 (30.77%) LAN
9 8 (30.77%) Apple
9 8 (30.77%) Spread Betting
10 6 (23.08%) Citrix
10 6 (23.08%) SAN
10 6 (23.08%) Change Management
10 6 (23.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 5 (19.23%) CCIE
11 5 (19.23%) Firewall
11 5 (19.23%) Incident Management
11 5 (19.23%) Marketing
11 5 (19.23%) VCAP
11 5 (19.23%) Cisco UCCX
11 5 (19.23%) Cisco CUCM

Infrastructure Operations Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Infrastructure Operations Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Infrastructure Operations Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (7.69%) MS Exchange
1 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.85%) IIS
2 1 (3.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Office
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.85%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (34.62%) TCP/IP
2 8 (30.77%) LAN
3 6 (23.08%) SAN
4 5 (19.23%) Firewall
5 2 (7.69%) DNS
6 1 (3.85%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (3.85%) Wireless
6 1 (3.85%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (3.85%) DHCP
6 1 (3.85%) Ethernet
6 1 (3.85%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (19.23%) Marketing
2 1 (3.85%) Law
2 1 (3.85%) Legal
2 1 (3.85%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 8 (30.77%) Spread Betting
2 3 (11.54%) Fat Client
2 3 (11.54%) Replication
2 3 (11.54%) Thin Client
3 2 (7.69%) Clustering
4 1 (3.85%) Blackberry
4 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.85%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 15 (57.69%) Windows
2 11 (42.31%) Linux
3 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (11.54%) CentOS
4 3 (11.54%) Windows 7
5 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (53.85%) ITIL
2 6 (23.08%) Change Management
3 5 (19.23%) Incident Management
4 3 (11.54%) High Availability
5 2 (7.69%) Problem Management
5 2 (7.69%) Information Management
6 1 (3.85%) Supplier Management
6 1 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (3.85%) Migration
6 1 (3.85%) E-Commerce
6 1 (3.85%) Change Control
6 1 (3.85%) Mobile Device Management
6 1 (3.85%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 9 (34.62%) PowerShell
2 8 (30.77%) VBScript
3 1 (3.85%) VB
Qualifications
1 18 (69.23%) CCNA
1 18 (69.23%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (50.00%) MCP
3 10 (38.46%) MCSE
3 10 (38.46%) CCNP
3 10 (38.46%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (34.62%) Degree
5 6 (23.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (19.23%) CCIE
6 5 (19.23%) VCAP
7 1 (3.85%) MCSA
System Software
1 3 (11.54%) EMC RecoverPoint
1 3 (11.54%) vSphere
2 2 (7.69%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.85%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.85%) XenServer
3 1 (3.85%) VMware ESX
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (3.85%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (19.23%) Cisco UCCX
1 5 (19.23%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (3.85%) Unicenter
2 1 (3.85%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 12 (46.15%) Cisco
3 10 (38.46%) VMware
4 8 (30.77%) Apple
5 6 (23.08%) Citrix
6 3 (11.54%) HP
6 3 (11.54%) Dell
6 3 (11.54%) EMC
6 3 (11.54%) Oracle
6 3 (11.54%) NetApp
6 3 (11.54%) Red Hat
7 1 (3.85%) MobileIron
7 1 (3.85%) Dell KACE
7 1 (3.85%) Meraki
7 1 (3.85%) Avaya
7 1 (3.85%) CA
7 1 (3.85%) CommVault
7 1 (3.85%) Symantec